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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dibromoacetic acid

Delsea Woods Community LLC

Dibromoacetic acid, one of the group of five haloacetic acids regulated by federal standards, is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Haloacetic acids and other disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy. Click here to read more about disinfection byproducts.

 

9

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.500 ppb21ND - 1.000 ppb
2013ND10ND
2014ND20ND
2015ND20ND
2016ND10ND
20171.50 ppb111.50 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-1799784540011.000 ppb
2012-08-289985492001ND
2013-07-171037939001ND
2014-08-052022570001ND
2014-08-052022570002ND
2015-08-115080337-01ND
2015-08-185080551-01ND
2016-08-263534252ND
2017-08-1422546840021.50 ppb